Here Are Some Key Easter Eggs (There Are Over 150) To Keep An Eye Out For In ‘Ready Player One’

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If you happened to read the book, or heck, just saw the trailers, you know there are a LOT of Easter eggs in Steven Spielberg’s movie adaptation of Ready Player One.

I have read the book and after hearing all of the rumors about how many Easter eggs are in Ready Player One I felt compelled to do some research to figure out EXACTLY how many Easter eggs to expect when I go watch the movie this weekend.

First I ran across what I thought was a complete list of every Easter egg in the movie over on Screen Rant. They list an astounding 80 Easter eggs so surely that’s all of them, right? I had to double check.

Then I stumbled on to a list of 105 Easter eggs on WhatCulture. That’s got to be the full list, I thought. But I still wasn’t 100 percent convinced.

Finally, I hit on a list of Ready Player One Easter eggs compiled by Den of Geek which lists an eye-popping 155 of them! That’s when I quit looking. If there are more than 155 Easter eggs in the movie I don’t want to know.

Now, I am not going to list and explain all of the Easter eggs, references, cameos, etc. that you will see in Ready Player One. Because (a) I don’t want to spoil ALL of them, and (b) I don’t want to type them all out. You feel me? Besides, I just told you where to look to see them all.

However, I am going to give you a rapid-fire list of some of the more notable things to keep an eye out for when you see the movie. And no, none of them are this one…

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Ready, uh, player one? Here goes…

2112
The A-Team
Akira
Alien
Animal House
Asteroids
Back to the Future

Batman
Battlestar Galactica
Beetlejuice

Bigfoot
Bill & Ted’s Excellent Adventure
Borderlands
The Breakfast Club
Centipede
Child’s Play
Christine
The Dark Crystal
Dune
Fast Times at Ridgemont High
Ferris Bueller’s Day Off
The Fly
Forbidden Planet
Friday the 13th
Galaga
Goldeneye
Gremlins
Halo

Harley Quinn
The Incredible Hulk
The Iron Giant
The Joker
Joust
Jurassic Park
King Kong
Knight Rider
The Last Action Hero

Looney Tunes
Mad Max
Mario Kart
Minecraft
Mortal Kombat
A Nightmare on Elm Street

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Overwatch
Pac-Man
Pitfall
Punk’d
Purple Rain
Raiders of the Lost Ark
Saturday Night Fever
Say Anything
The Shining

Simon
Sonic the Hedgehog
Space Invaders
Spawn
Speed Racer
Spider-Man
Star Trek
Star Wars
Street Fighter
Superman
Swordquest
Terminator 2: Judgment Day

“Thriller”
Thundercats
Tron
War of the Worlds

By the way, the author of Ready Player One, Ernest Cline, believes that there is no way anyone will ever be able to find all of the Easter eggs in the movie. Sounds like a challenge quest to me.

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